I can make a difference stories
These are your stories of how you are making a difference.
People in need all around the world thank you for acting on your compassion and making a difference in many creative ways.
These girls are all 7th graders from Portland. They raised $206 for Medical Teams International and asked that it be put towards where it’s needed most. These proceeds were raised through two different lemonade stands, for which the girls made goodies, lemonade and crafts to sell and solicited friends and neighbors for donations.
Here's a fun video of them at MTI when the gave the proceeds of their hard work.
French Prairie Middle School raises $1500 for Asia Disaster Relief Fund.
Honor society students bring REAL. LIFE. to their community.
Eight middle school students from Vancouver First Church of God donate $1220.
David Douglas ESL class collects cans and bottles and makes a difference.
Just 33 students from North Clackamas Christian School send $320,732.10 in medicines and supplies.
Twelve Girl Scouts help1,400 sick children in Haiti.
Clark College students make a difference and raise awareness, donate money and gifts, and suggest new vignettes for exhibit.
Higley family has garage sale and makes a difference.
Eagle Scout donates 400 Hope Kits and brings hope to hundreds of families.
Neighborhood kids form Kids CAN Help and begin collecting and recycling cans to raise donations.
Westview 9th grader studies HIV and AIDS and collects $161.
Mr. Hawk Pageant of Horizon Christian High School raises $1,589 for global need.
Students from Central High School sponsor Race for Hope and donate $3,612.
Centennial High School takes action and gives $615.
Creative writing class visits the exhibit and shares their REAL. LIFE. voices [PDF] by compiling and publishing a book of 47 poems and reflections.
Centennial Middle School students give hope through hundreds of HOPE Kits.
Wilsonville Middle School 7th graders turn inspiration into hope and collect $100 for global relief.
After Family Field Trip, students create video and hold car wash, raising $608 to benefit the poor.
Eight-year-old Adam collects change and saves lives.
One woman gives up a latte and sends $9,000 in medical supplies.
Two teenagers create Kids Fight Malaria and make a difference in African children's lives.
Westview High School students in an advanced writing class publish "The Aftermath," a collection of their reflections after visiting the exhibit.
Battle Ground High School students assemble 300 Hope Kits.
Centennial Middle School creates Crafts for a Cause to raise funds for children they learned about in the exhibit.
Westview High School students in an American Studies class take action and raise $607.
I'm only one person, but I can make a difference!